Definition of equivalence in English:

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equivalence

Pronunciation: /ɪˈkwɪv(ə)l(ə)ns/

noun

[mass noun]
The condition of being equal or equivalent in value, worth, function, etc. knowledge of equivalence of units is required [count noun]: precise equivalences between qualifications across Europe
More example sentences
  • The Court began by setting out the principle of national procedural autonomy, as qualified by the conditions of equivalence and practical possibility.
  • He gave necessary and sufficient conditions for the linear equivalence of two curves on a surface F in 1905.
  • Their doctrine of moral equivalence couldn't survive equal scrutiny.
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Words that rhyme with equivalence

ambivalence

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